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  1. marcia rutledge says

    Nice article! well written. >>Has anyone paddled this stretch of the river this year (2014) and can give an update as to the extent of the blow-downs to be circumvented?

    Also, is the series of rapids just past the take-out navigable with an appropriate boat?


  2. mike says

    The section going into good luck lake has 3-4 beaver dams that require you pull out and carry over but going up stream torward is good. Going again today 7/20

  3. Bob says

    We just traveled the river from rt 10 to good luck lake august 2016 beaver damns have been removed, but because of the dry summer water is a little low but very much passable

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